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Changes to legislation ensure First Nations have greater access to lands and opportunities for economic development

From: Indigenous Services Canada December 13, 2018 — Ottawa, Ontario — Indigenous Services Canada The approval of Bill C-86 brings important changes to the First Nations Land Management Act, which follows the changes made to the Framework Agreement on First Nation Land Management, and the Additions to Reserve/Reserve Creation process. First Nation Land Management In […]

by ahnationtalk on December 14, 20183 Views

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Map showing Métis homeland boundaries sparks online conversation – CBC

Métis National Council says map’s purpose is to define who the citizens of the Métis Nation are Dec 01, 2018 A new map outlining the Métis homeland drew criticism online this week from First Nations living within the boundaries that include three entire provinces, parts of two and part of the Northwest Territories. The map […]

by ahnationtalk on December 3, 20188 Views

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Cancer toll higher among Indigenous people, study finds – Timmins Press

First Nations people diagnosed with cancer in Ontario have a lower survival rate than non-Indigenous residents, according to a recently released study that looked at trends over a 10-year period. November 28, 2018 First Nations people diagnosed with cancer in Ontario have a lower survival rate than non-Indigenous residents, according to a recently released study […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 20188 Views

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Media Advisory – Waterfront Toronto to Break Ground on River Valley in Port Lands

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2018  – Media are invited to attend a groundbreaking to mark the start of excavation on a new river valley as part of the Port Lands Flood Protection project, with representatives from Waterfront Toronto and all orders of government. One of the most ambitious construction programs in Toronto’s history, this project will protect 290 hectares […]

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 20188 Views

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Wilfird Laurier University to explore purpose of Indigenous land acknowledgements – CBC

Land We Are event will feature speakers on history of Haldimand Tract Nov 07, 2018 Wilfrid Laurier University is taking a closer look at Indigenous history in the Waterloo region and how it is recognized. University officials have planned an event called Land We Are to look at the history of the Haldimand Tract and […]

by ahnationtalk on November 7, 20189 Views

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Canada and Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation celebrate addition of lands

From: Indigenous Services Canada November 2, 2018 — Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation, Ontario — Indigenous Services Canada Today, together with Mississaugas of Scugog Island Chief Kelly LaRocca, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, celebrated the addition of lands to the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation. Through a federal Order in […]

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 201829 Views

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Laurier’s Land We Are event will delve into local Indigenous history and the purpose of land acknowledgments

Oct. 15, 2018 Waterloo – On Nov. 7, Wilfrid Laurier University will host the Land We Are, a gathering to explore the meaning and purpose of land acknowledgments and share the histories of the Attawandaron, Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee peoples within Waterloo Region. The event, sponsored by Laurier’s Office of Indigenous Initiatives, the Library and the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 15, 201831 Views

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Grassy Narrows Drafts Land Designation – 89.5 The Lake FM

October 11, 2018 The Grassy Narrows First Nation is an industry-free zone. That’s the intent of a land declaration signed by the chief and band council this week. The declaration basically bans all forest activity in the traditional land-use territory, including logging. Chief Rudy Turtle states that industrial logging makes their on-going mercury crisis worse. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 11, 201814 Views

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Declaring sovereignty over land, Grassy Narrows FN leaders ban clear-cut logging – Thestar.com

Oct. 10, 2018 Industrial loggers are banned from clear-cutting the boreal forest near Grassy Narrows, leaders of the First Nation have declared in a land sovereignty claim meant to help the community recover from decades of pollution. There is currently no ongoing industrial logging in the part of the Whiskey Jack Forest that sits in […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 201812 Views

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AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands in Solidarity and Support for Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation Land Declaration

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Stands in Solidarity and Support for Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation Land Declaration October 10, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde stated today that he fully supports the Asubpeeschoseewagong Anishinabek Aaki Declaration – the Grassy Narrows First Nation […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 201821 Views

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